Race to the Pole: Conquering Antarctica in the World's Toughest Endurance Race

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New Year's Day, 2009. Somewhere on the bottom of the world, six teams of adventurers and explorers have gathered to race one another, on foot, to the South Pole. It is the first time that anyone has undertaken such a race in almost a hundred years; the first time since the great Norwegian, Roald Amundsen, beat Captain Scott to the same goal in 1911. The stakes are high, as double-Olympic Gold-winning medallist James Cracknell and TV presenter and adventurer Ben Fogle must contend with hidden crevasses, frostbite and the ...

Race to the Pole: Conquering Antarctica in the world's toughest endurance race 2010, Pan Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780330512909

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